Exemplary Policing: Ethical & Policing Values

15 Core Ethical & Policing Values

Ethical & Policing Values – An Exemplary Policing Agency seeks to inculcate into its culture, training and all interactions with officers core ethical and policing values so they are internalized, not as external standards imposed on them, but true beliefs adopted by them. Core values are deeply held convictions or beliefs that drive attitudes and actions. Values shape the culture … Read More

Assessment of the Organizational Culture and Performance of the Fresno Police Department

Structure of the ‘Assessment of the Organizational Culture and Performance of the Fresno Police Department’ Survey & Report: The structure and content of the survey and this report employs the Exemplary Policing Agency (EPA) framework developed by the Josephson Institute for the COPS division of the Department of Justice. PERFORMANCE – measured by the achievement of the agency with respect to … Read More

EPA Framework

The Exemplary Policing Agency: A Framework for Values-Based Policing By Michael Josephson for Josephson Institute for Ethics [1] INTRODUCTION This publication is the result of a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS). It builds on the Exemplary Peace Officer concept developed by the Josephson Institute of Ethics in two books jointly published by … Read More